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Tewksbury Township


Tewksbury Township municipal offices are located at 169 Old Turnpike Road, Califon NJ 07830; phone: 908-439-0022.

Bartles House, ca. 1842-1862, 159 Oldwick Rd, Tewksbury Township, NJ, National Register

Photo: Bartles House, ca. 1842-1862, 159 Oldwick Rd, Tewksbury Township, NJ. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2006. Photographed by user:Sarah Benenson (own work), 2012, [cc-by-3.0 (creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0)], via Wikimedia Commons, accessed June, 2013.

First organized around 1755, Tewksbury is one of New Jersey's original 104 townships incorporated in 1798. The earliest settlers were English, followed by a large number of Germans beginning about 1749. Zion Lutheran Church in Oldwick is the oldest German parish in New Jersey. [www.county.hunterdon.nj.us, accessed June, 2013]

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